NoClassDefFoundError using struts 2


I am building an app using struts,i go through with the similar questions asked on StackOverflow but could not get the correct answer.

<hr /> Aug 25, 2014 5:15:41 PM com.opensymphony.xwork2.config.providers.XmlConfigurationProvider info INFO: Parsing configuration file [struts-default.xml] Aug 25, 2014 5:15:41 PM org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext filterStart SEVERE: Exception starting filter struts2 java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: org/apache/commons/lang3/StringUtils at com.opensymphony.xwork2.config.providers.XmlConfigurationProvider.register(XmlConfigurationProvider.java:211) at org.apache.struts2.config.StrutsXmlConfigurationProvider.register(StrutsXmlConfigurationProvider.java:102) at com.opensymphony.xwork2.config.impl.DefaultConfiguration.reloadContainer(DefaultConfiguration.java:234) at com.opensymphony.xwork2.config.ConfigurationManager.getConfiguration(ConfigurationManager.java:67) at org.apache.struts2.dispatcher.Dispatcher.init_PreloadConfiguration(Dispatcher.java:445) at org.apache.struts2.dispatcher.Dispatcher.init(Dispatcher.java:489) at org.apache.struts2.dispatcher.FilterDispatcher.init(FilterDispatcher.java:193) at org.apache.catalina.core.ApplicationFilterConfig.initFilter(ApplicationFilterConfig.java:281) at org.apache.catalina.core.ApplicationFilterConfig.getFilter(ApplicationFilterConfig.java:262) at org.apache.catalina.core.ApplicationFilterConfig.<init>(ApplicationFilterConfig.java:107) at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext.filterStart(StandardContext.java:4775) at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext.startInternal(StandardContext.java:5452) at org.apache.catalina.util.LifecycleBase.start(LifecycleBase.java:150) at org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase$StartChild.call(ContainerBase.java:1559) at org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase$StartChild.call(ContainerBase.java:1549) at java.util.concurrent.FutureTask$Sync.innerRun(Unknown Source) at java.util.concurrent.FutureTask.run(Unknown Source) at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor.runWorker(Unknown Source) at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$Worker.run(Unknown Source) at java.lang.Thread.run(Unknown Source) Caused by: java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: org.apache.commons.lang3.StringUtils at org.apache.catalina.loader.WebappClassLoader.loadClass(WebappClassLoader.java:1702) at org.apache.catalina.loader.WebappClassLoader.loadClass(WebappClassLoader.java:1547) ... 20 more Aug 25, 2014 5:15:41 PM org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext startInternal SEVERE: Error filterStart

This is a list of jar file am using

commons-fileupload-1.3.1 commons-io-2.2 commons-lang-2.4 commons-logging-1.1.3 commons-logging-api-1.1 freemarker-2.3.19 javassist-3.11.0.GA ognl-3.0.6 struts2-core- xwork-core-


As explained by the Exception:


Caused by: java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: org.apache.commons.lang3.StringUtils


You need to include the <strong>commons-lang3</strong> library together with the existing <strong>commons-lang</strong> one.

More info and download link <a href="https://stackoverflow.com/a/20682698/1654265" rel="nofollow">here</a>.


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